AMS is on a mission… to educate and support people from all over the world who want to create new things that matter for society.
This curriculum prepares you for a future as a successful and innovative entrepreneur in your own start-up or an innovator in an existing company. A mix of professors, top entrepreneurs, senior managers and experienced investors will help you by teaching you how to use state-of-the-art theories to understand and predict reality, evaluate opportunities and build and grow sustainable businesses. As soon as you start the program, you will work on your own start-up idea or use similar techniques to work out innovative concepts within an existing business.
A team of top investors and design thinking coaches supplemented with successful seasoned entrepreneurs in residence will guide you throughout all the steps in the development of an upcoming, innovative business. By using various interactive pedagogic instruments like workshops, case studies, simulations, exercises, video-analysis and life cases, the course stimulates active learning and thorough understanding. As a result, you will develop the creative attitude and innovation skills of an enterprising leader, whether that is of your own start-up or as an innovator in an existing company.
The Master in Innovation & Entrepreneurship is on a mission…
… to educate & support students and help them transform their ideas into successful business cases which can make a valuable difference to our society.
After attending this program:
you have acquired state-of-the-art knowledge of, and practice with digital & disruptive business models, design thinking, innovation strategy and management, lean start-up methods and tools and marketing & finance for new entrepreneurs and innovators;
innovation and entrepreneurship will be part of your DNA;
you have developed the creative mindset and innovation skills of an entrepreneurial leader;
you are able to identify future opportunities faster and to evaluate them more thoroughly so that you can make the right strategic decisions;
you know how to turn a creative idea into a sustainable successful product or service within an existing company or your own start-up;
you have broadened your network by meeting entrepreneurs, corporate innovators and CEOs of innovative companies during the corporate workshops, innovation and entrepreneurship labs and Master Project.
Who are we looking for?
You are recently graduated and have little or no work experience
You have an interest in starting up your own company in the short or long term
OR you have a real interest in how to run innovation projects in organizations or how to turn innovative ideas into new products or services within existing companies
You are open-minded in creativity as well as in working/collaborating with people from all over the world
After successful completion of the program, you will receive an official and internationally accredited Master of Science (MSc) degree issued by Antwerp Management School ; ‘Master in Management: Innovation and Entrepreneurship'.